New Arrivals · Poetry

June 23, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The Iliad

June 22, 2016
Homer, author.
©2015
xviii, 592 pages : maps ; 23 cm
"A new translation of Homer's Iliad, with introduction, notes, synopsis, and glossary."--Provided by publisher.

Wild domestic

June 10, 2016
Rosenfeld, Natania, author.
Rhinebeck, NY : Sheep Meadow Press, [2015]
62 pages ; 23 cm
Mother hunger -- Prey -- Wild domestic.

Early farming woman

May 25, 2016
Bryner, Jeanne, 1951- author.
Georgetown, Kentucky : Finish Line Press, 2014.
24 pages ; 22 cm

Ohio triangle

May 25, 2016
Gildzen, Alex, author.
©2015
75 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Point A : Elyria. Straddling Third St. -- Morning cantata -- Ely Park -- Winter of one hundred inches of snow -- Ford at Cascade Park -- Black River -- View from the porch -- Tom Mahl reminds me -- Miss Radachy -- Living with the dead -- Germans in the attic -- Wearing my high school vest -- The camera that looms over downtown -- Waking in my boyhood home for first time with neither parent there -- Eating Elyria -- Point B : Cleveland. Waiting for Wasco -- All in the eye -- Alone in Cleveland -- West Side Market -- Tracing the places of DA Levy -- Day after I learned Daniel Thompson died -- Short Vincent -- Sergeant Gildzen -- Dead Poets Day -- Point C : Kent. Standing Rock -- Blind owl -- Off campus -- Caldo verde soup -- Friday nite at the bars -- Stopher Hall -- Art & politics -- Hollywood comes to Kent -- Somewhere in my head -- This then is the wheel -- Algesa's table -- Guest of honor -- Those who came to my door -- Thru glass blocks in Venice Café -- Epilog.

The Paris notebooks : poems

May 20, 2016
Washington, RA, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
1 unpaged volume ; 22 cm
"Published by NightBallet Press, January 2015. 2nd print run, February 2015"--title page verso.

Collected poems : 1974--2004

May 19, 2016
Dove, Rita, author.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
xvi, 432 pages ; 24 cm
Includes index.

Beat Attitude

May 19, 2016
Burroughs, John, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
25 pages ; 22 cm
"Released at BeatStreet Cleveland, September 19, 2015"--title page verso.

The book of whimsy : poems

May 19, 2016
Landis, Geoffrey, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
40 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

Coming to terms : poems

May 19, 2016
Cerveny, Katheleen, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
46 pages ; 22 cm

A guide to endangered monsters : poems

May 19, 2016
Turzillo, Mary A., 1940- author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
40 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

History, too, is a simple machine : poems

May 19, 2016
Brightman, Steve, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, 2015.
28 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

Newspaper taxis appear on the shore : poems

May 19, 2016
Finley, Michael, 1950- author.
Elyria, Ohio : Nightballet Press, 2015.
38 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

Onomatopoeia : poems

May 19, 2016
Shaheed, Margie, author.
Elyria, Ohio : NightBallet Press, February 2015.
25 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

What keeps me awake : poems

May 19, 2016
Everett, Connie, author.
Elyria, Ohio : Nightballet Press, 2015.
41 pages ; 22 cm
"1st print run"--title page verso.

Once you had hands : poems

May 17, 2016
Golden, Tasha, author.
©2015
87 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

The pony governor

May 17, 2016
Demaree, Darren C., author.
©2015
viii, 80 pages ; 23 cm

Selected poems

May 17, 2016
Greenway, William, 1947- author.
©2014
120 pages ; 23 cm

Playground

May 17, 2016
Shaheed, Margie, author.
New England, USA : Hidden Charm Press, [2015]
65 pages ; 22 cm
"In this collection, the neighborhood bar is an adult playground. The metaphor is extended by a motif which includes children's rhymes, references to toys and games, and allusions to children's stories and characters. Some poems contain dialogue; thus, Black vernacular is maintained where necessary. The language is gritty in spots, and sometimes profane, but always life-affirming."--Page [4] of cover.

So much synth

May 16, 2016
Shaughnessy, Brenda, 1970- author.
Port Townsend, Washington : Copper Canyon Press, [2016]
vi, 95 pages ; 24 cm

Mz N : the serial : a poem-in-episodes

May 16, 2016
McLane, Maureen N., author.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016.
118 pages ; 22 cm
"A philosophical and sensual exploration of identity from the National Book Award finalist"-- Provided by publisher.

Abandoned homeland : poems

May 16, 2016
Gundy, Jeffrey Gene, 1952-
Huron, Ohio : Bottom Dog Press, ©2015.
89 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Poems.

Sea level rising : poems

May 16, 2016
Drury, John, 1950- author.
©2015
79 pages ; 23 cm

After Eden : poems

May 16, 2016
Vreuls, Diane.
Montrose, Colorado : Pinyon Publishing, 2015.
76 pages ; 23 cm
Poems.

Familiar at first, then strange

May 16, 2016
Holmes, Meredith, author.
©2015
56 pages ; 23 cm

Not for art nor prayer : a collection of poetry

May 16, 2016
Demaree, Darren C, author.
Montreal, Canada : 8th House Publishing, 2015.
74 pages ; 22 cm

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